adj (-er, -est)
- 1 [coat/car/paint/eyes/salad] verde he was green with envy se moría de envidia Paris is a very green city París es una ciudad muy verde green spaces zonas (fpl) or espacios (mpl) verdes green vegetables verdura(s) (f(pl)) de hoja the green stuff [slang/argot] lana (f) (AmL) [familiar/colloquial], plata (f) (AmS) [familiar/colloquial], pasta (f) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] to have a green thumb o (BrE) green fingers tener* mano para las plantas
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.
- 1 u (color) verde (m) the lights were at green el semáforo estaba (en) verde there are large areas of green in the city en la ciudad hay amplias zonas verdesMore example sentences
- Route 2 buses branded in green will operate on a loop connecting Victoria, Oxford Road and Deansgate rail stations.
- The colour green is supposed to be the most relaxing on the eye and nerves.
- This year, though, expect to see red mixed with colours other than traditional green.
- 2 c 2.1 (in village, town) prado (m) comunal 2.2(putting green)green (m)More example sentences
- I am told the garden of my house used to be part of the village green.
- High Ellington is a pleasant little village with a green.
- The arts and crafts exhibition was held in the village hall, while refreshments were served in a marquee on the village green.
- 3(greens pl)(vegetables) verdura (f) (de hoja verde) eat your greens cómete la verduraMore example sentences
- First, there's salad of mixed greens, tomatoes, cabbage, carrot and cauliflower in a creamy but pungent dressing.
- Apparently one in five of our supposedly health obsessed, eco friendly and vegetarian teenagers eat no greens at all.
- Most of the herbs and salad greens are grown in the hotel garden, and there is always at least one vegetarian option available.